For I will rouse into action and bring against Babylon a host of mighty nations
Foreigners living there will say,
The Lord, who is the portion of the descendants of Jacob, is not like them. For he is the one who created everything, including the people of Israel whom he claims as his own.
“Raise up battle flags throughout the lands. Sound the trumpets calling the nations to do battle. Prepare the nations to do battle against Babylonia.
נ (Nun) My sins are bound around my neck like a yoke;
ש (Sin/Shin) They have heard
ק (Qof) Get up! Cry out in the night
They will discard their silver in the streets, and their gold will be treated like filth.
He will cover you with the dust kicked up by his many horses.
Which of the trees of Eden was like you in majesty and loftiness? You will be brought down with the trees of Eden to the lower parts of the earth; you will lie among the uncircumcised, with those killed by the sword! This is what will happen to Pharaoh and all his hordes, declares the sovereign Lord.’”
“Son of man, sing a lament for Pharaoh king of Egypt, and say to him: “‘You were like a lion
You will advance
Then the iron, clay, bronze, silver, and gold were broken in pieces without distinction
You will be driven
You will be driven from human society, and you will live with the wild animals. You will be fed grass like oxen, and seven periods of time will pass by for you before
There is a man in your kingdom who has within him a spirit of the holy gods. In the days of your father, he proved to have
He was driven from human society, his mind
To all the supervisors of the kingdom, the prefects, satraps, counselors, and governors it seemed like a good idea for a royal edict to be issued and an interdict to be enforced. For the next thirty days anyone who prays
Now after the sixty-two weeks, an anointed one will be cut off and have nothing.
“At the time of the end the king of the south will attack